Philippines Iloilo

AboutIloilo

City Population: 425,000

Language: ENGLISH, FILIPINO

Currency: PESO

Attractions: WORLD CLASS BEACHES, FESTIVALS, INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES

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Imagine paradise… white sand beaches with turquoise waters; multi-colored fish darting through rainbow coral reef; rainforests filled with mangos and coconuts; cocktails at sunset… now imagine yourself in the middle of it all. It may seem like a dream, but for those heading to Panay Island in the Philippines, this will be home for the duration of your placement.

Work the World are based in Iloilo, a buzzing university city that functions as a hub for both city dwellers, students and the many indigenous tribes that live on the island. Restaurants serve delicious seafood; bars spill out onto the street and the almost weekly array of vibrant festivals invoke the warm and welcoming spirit of the Filipino people. There is easy access to a host of adrenaline, cultural and relaxing activities on Guimaras island, just 15 minutes away by catamaran; the rainforest interior and Boracay Island, regularly voted as one of the top 5 beach destinations in the world.